Lessons from Jeff Bezos: Invest in Positive Surprises

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Few people have tapped into the online zeitgeist more than Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. Bezos is the man who took a risk in the early days of the Internet and turned a trickle of book sales into a fast-flowing river that dominates global e-commerce.

One of his most accomplished (and seemingly unlikely) successes is his triumphant turnaround of The Washington Post, a…